New News information at Wood Based Panels New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at Wood Based Panels Dieffenbacher receives new Chinese orders from Wanhua and Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin The Chinese Wanhua Industrial Group is one of the world's largest manufacturers of MDI resin which is used in the production of MDF, particleboard and OSB. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 04:31:58 GMT Wilsonart Engineered Surfaces to acquire KML Wilsonart Engineered Surfaces is to acquire KML, the Tacoma-based manufacturer of decorative surfaces and panels. Tue, 12 Sep 2017 08:51:19 GMT Metsä Wood starts construction of birch plywood mill in Estonia The foundation stone of Metsä Wood’s new birch plywood mill has been laid in Pärnu, Estonia. Tue, 12 Sep 2017 08:49:00 GMT Second MDF plant in Vietnam for VRG Dongwha VRG Dongwha has celebrated the official opening of its second MDF factory in Vietnam. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 05:34:51 GMT Forest Economic Advisors purchases Wood Markets International Wood Markets Group (IWMG), which has been providing subscribers with insights on global developments in wood products since1995, has been purchased by Forest Economic Advisors LLC (FEA) based in Massachusetts, US. Wed, 30 Aug 2017 05:33:56 GMT Formaldehyde: Catas in the official list of EPA Test laboratory and certification body Catas has been officially admitted to the Third Party Certifier list recognized by EPA (the US Environmental Protection Agency) that, among its tasks, carries out also tests and certifications on formaldehyde emissions from wood based panels. Thu, 24 Aug 2017 04:50:30 GMT Raute receives €11m order from Roseburg Forest Products Raute Corporation has received an order worth over €11m for a Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) layup line for Roseburg Forest Products Inc (RFP). Thu, 24 Aug 2017 04:49:15 GMT Continued growth in hardwood plywood imports from China The volume of Chinese hardwood plywood imports were almost unchanged from March and April, at 287,156m3 according to the Tropical Timber Market Report. However, year-to-date import volumes were up 22% through May 2017. The value of hardwood plywood imports grew 4% from the previous month to US$164m in May. Thu, 24 Aug 2017 04:47:57 GMT Kadant Carmanah chosen for OSB line upgrade at Tolko’s High Prairie Mill Kadant Carmanah Design, a subsidiary of Kadant Inc has rceived an order for two pocket batch feeders from Tolko Industries Ltd for an OSB line upgrade at its High Prairie facility in Alberta, Canada. Thu, 24 Aug 2017 04:46:52 GMT The latest ‘Annual Report’ is available from Acimall The latest traditional statistic document ‘Annual Report’ edited every year by Acimall, the association of Italian manufacturers of woodworking machinery, which presents the figures for the previous 12months, is now available Wed, 23 Aug 2017 06:48:31 GMT